From a Mother to Another…

From a Mother to Another…

Did you know? Nearly a third of the UK’s clothing ends up in landfill, that’s 350,000 tonnes a year!

In 2015,  JoJo Maman Bébé launched From a Mother to Another. A recycling charity initiative which aims to reduce clothing waste whilst helping vulnerable children in Lebanon displaced by the war and families in crisis in the UK & Ireland.  Over the past three years,  JoJo Maman Bébé has delivered and potentially saved from landfill 125,000 pieces of clothing and over 20,000 pairs of shoes. Continue reading “From a Mother to Another…”

Do you know the Muffin Man? || Shrek the Musical Review

Do you know the Muffin Man? || Shrek the Musical Review

Shrek the Musical, based on the 2001 Oscar-winning DreamWorks Animation film tells the tale of a Scottish Green Ogre who, along with his noble steed, is challenged by Lord Farquaad to rescue a princess from a dragon-guarded tower. Seems pretty simple right?

Oh no, in true fairytale style it’s never THAT simple but in the end, Shrek falls in love with the princess and they live happily ever after. The End.

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Welcome to Toddlerhood

Welcome to Toddlerhood

Last weekend, before my very eyes, my baby suddenly became a toddler.

Bye bye Babyhood. The past 632 days have been a blast.

Since starting nursery last January I’ve seen my baby not only grow and develop into a walking, taking, mini-me but he’s become fiercely independent. With his ‘no’s’ and on the floor tantrums when he can’t have a third biscuit or (god forbid) when I haven’t packed enough snacks! He’s practically a teenager.

Last weekend we witnessed ‘the change’. The transition from baby to toddler. We day tripped over to Biddulph Grange Gardens and, after parking the car, decided for once not to take the pram but to strap on his Toddler Pod with reins and let him roam free!

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